• 19 Mar

    Rivers Elections

    State Assembly, Federal Constituency and Senate Elections will hold

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  • 16 Mar

    Fraud at Polls: Can Journalists and Statisticians Check? The Mozambican Experience

    'In every Mozambican election, the ruling party (Frelimo) won, and the opposition cried fraud. Can we tell who really won? [Mozambique] reports results from each polling station, which allows statistical analysis for ballot box stuffing, invalidating opposition votes, and other misconduct. This is a first report on a unique project [to] test the official outcome of five presidential elections'.

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  • 12 Mar

    Akwa Ibom Elections

    5 Wards and 33 Polling Units in Akwa Ibom North East Senatorial District will see elections held.

    Oron/Udung Oko, Ikot Ekpene/Obot Akara, Ibesikpo/Asutan, Etinan and Itu State Constituencies will also see elections held.

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  • 12 Mar

    Cross River Election

    Yakurr II State Constituency will see elections held.

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  • 05 Mar

    Abia Elections

    Elections will be held in:

    Abia North Senatorial Constituency

    43 Polling Units in the Umuahia South State Constituency

    25 Polling Units in the Arochukwu State Constituency

    25 Polling Units in the Umunneochi South State Constituency

    1 Ward and 3 Polling Units in the Osisioma South State Constituency

    35 Polling Units in the Ikwano State Constituency

    38 Polling Units in the Isiala Ngwa South State Constituency

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  • 05 Mar

    Anambra Election

    Anambra Central Senatorial District Election will be held.

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  • 05 Mar

    Bayelsa Elections

    Ekeremor III and Southern Ijaw IV State Constituencies Elections will be held.

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  • 20 Feb

    Kaduna Election

    Election into the Lere West State Constituency will be held. The APC will present a new candidate.

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  • 20 Feb

    Plateau Election

    Langtang South State Constituency Election will be held. The PDP and its candidate will be excluded from contesting.

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  • 20 Feb

    Niger Election

    Suleja State Constituency Election will be held. The APC and its candidate will be excluded from contesting.

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  • 20 Feb

    Benue Election

    Benue South Senatorial Constituency Election will be held.

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  • 20 Feb

    Nasarawa Election

    Lafia Obi Federal Constituency Election will be held in Polling Unit 004, Angwa Doka Lafia.

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  • 20 Feb

    Kogi Elections

    Idah, Dekina I and Dekina II State Constituency Elections will be held. For Idah State Constituency, only one polling unit will be involved.

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  • 20 Feb

    Taraba Elections

    Elections will be held in 19 Polling Units in the Kurmi/Sardauna Federal Constituency. Elections will be held in Polling Units in the Ardo Kola State Constituency. Elections will also be held in 5 Polling Units in the Mbamga State Constituency.

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  • 20 Feb

    Imo Elections

    Imo North Senatorial Constituency Election will be held, and the Accord Party candidate will be on the ballot.

    Isiala Mbano and Oru East State Constituency Elections will be held.

    12 Polling Units in 4 Registration Areas in the Owerri West State Constituency will see elections held.

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  • 13 Feb

    Adamawa Elections

    Election into the Demsa/Numan/Lamurde Federal Constituency will be held.

    The SDP and its candidate will be excluded from contesting.

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  • 27 Jan

    Gombe Elections

    Elections into the Akko Federal Constituency and into the Akkor North State Constituency will be held.

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  • 13 Jan

    FCT Continuous Voter Registration (CVR)

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) will conduct a Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) from Wednesday, 13 January to Sunday, 17 January, 2016. The exercise will take place at all the sixty-two (62) Registration Centres/Wards and other approved locations across the FCT.

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  • 09 Jan

    Bayelsa Supplementary Governorship Election

    The Bayelsa State Governorship Election in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area, which had to be cancelled due to violence, is now scheduled to hold Saturday, 9 January, 2016. 

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  • 05 Dec

    Bayelsa Governorship Election

    The Bayelsa State Governorship Election is scheduled to hold 5 December, 2015 (Bayelsa State) 

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  • 05 Dec

    Kogi Supplementary Governorship Election

    Supplementary elections will hold in 91 polling units across 18 Local Government Areas in Kogi State on 5 December.

    29 of those polling units are in Dekina Local Government Area
    Nine of them are in Ankpa Local Government Area 
    Eight of the polling units are in Ofu Local Government Area
    Six are in Ibaji Local Government Area
    Six
    are also in Omala Local Government Area
    Five in Adavi Local Government Area
    Five in Lokoja Local Government Area

    The other 33 polling units are spread across 11 Local Government Areas of Kogi.

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  • 02 Dec

    Commonwealth Electoral Network Working Group Meeting

    The Commonwealth Electoral Network (CEN) Working Group is meeting to discuss 'The Impact of New Media on Elections'.

    Chinwe Ogbuka and Taiwo Makanjuola of Nigeria's Independent National Elecetoral Commission are in attendance.

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  • 28 Nov

    Plateau State House of Assembly Bye-election

    The Plateau State House of Assembly Bye-election is scheduled to 28 November, 2015.

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  • 21 Nov

    Kogi Governorship Election

    The Kogi State Governorship Election is scheduled to hold 21 November, 2015 (Kogi State).

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  • 17 Nov

    Kogi Governorship Election Stakeholders Forum

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) convenes a stakeholders forum in preparation for Kogi Governorship Elections on Saturday, 21 November.

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  • 17 Nov

    eNigeria Conference

    Conference organised by the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) 

    Conference Theme: 'Towards an Effective Electoral Process in Nigeria: The Role of Local Content and Information Security'.

    Sub-Theme 2: 'Global Best Practices in Digital Electoral Process'.

    Keynote Speaker is Professor Attahiru Jega, former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). 

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  • 13 Nov

    Bayelsa Permanent Voter Card (PVC) Distribution

    The PVC distribution exercise in Bayelsa is scheduled for Friday, 13 November, to Thursday, 19 November, 2015.

    Distribution will be conducted at the ward level, commencing daily at 8am and ending at 4pm.

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  • 10 Nov

    Bayelsa Peace Summit

    Chairmen of all the political parties and their governorship candidates will sign a Peace Accord, restating their commitment to a non-violent and peaceful election. Also expected at the event are the Commissioner of Police for Bayelsa State, the Director of the State Security Service, heads of other security agencies, traditional rulers, religious leaders, representatives of civil society, the media and other stakeholders.

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  • 09 Nov

    INEC Swearing-In Ceremony

    The New Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission Professor Mahmud Yakubu and five new national commissioners will be sworn in. 

    Hajia Amina Bala Zakari, who has been the Acting Chairman of the Commission since July, is one of the new national commissioners to be sworn in.

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  • 06 Nov

    Kogi Permanent Voter Card (PVC) Distribution

    The PVC distribution exercise in Kogi is scheduled for Friday, 6 November, to Wednesday, 11 November, 2015.

    Distribution will be conducted at the ward level, commencing daily at 8am and ending at 4pm.

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